SYEDA HAMEED

  • Delhi Police Chief BS Bassi unhappy over street children March 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Wednesday regretted that a large number of children live on the streets and promised to make every effort to prevent them from taking to crime. "It is very unfortunate that we see children on the streets of Delhi. I assure that Delhi Police...
  • Artists protest against rapes, oppose death penalty April 29, 2013

    New Delhi: The national capital on Sunday witnessed a rare event as artists and civil society members came together to protest against rising insidents of rapes and to register opposition to death penalty through poetry, discussion and songs. Those present at the event 'Violence no more' included personalities like Shabana...
  • 'Beautiful Country' is a compelling read December 17, 2012

    Beautiful Country, a book by Gunjan Veda and Syeda Hameed, beautifully chronicles stories from an India that is not yet on the radar of the 24x7 media. The stories from Andamans, Varanasi, rural Maharashtra, Naxalsaffected Chhattisgarh, the Northeast and several other regions of the country depict the struggles and triumph...